220
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Kelmscott Press.

THREE VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,500 GBP
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220

Kelmscott Press.

THREE VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations

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Kelmscott Press.

THREE VOLUMES, COMPRISING:

Meinhold, William. Sidonia the Sorceress... translated by Francesca Speranza Lady Wilde. 1893, 4to, limited to 310 copies of which this is one of 300 on paper, ornamental woodcut border and initials, later full white pigskin by J.P. Foster (signed with fish motif), spine in compartments, original label at rear of volume, [Peterson A19], auction cataloguing slip tipped-insaome soiling to binding--Orbeliani, Sulkhan-Saba. The Book of Wisdom and Lies [translated, with notes, by Oliver Wardrop]. 1894, 8vo, limited to 250 copies, ornamental woodcut borders, title and initials, original limp vellum, silk ties, [Peterson A28]--Savonarola, Girolamo. Epistola de Contemptu Mundi. 1894, 8vo, limited to 156 copies of which this is one of 150 on paper, wood-engraved illustration by Charles Fairfax Murray, ornamental woodcut border and initial, later full vellum ("Arts of Design | Nether Pollok" label) with arms in gilt on covers, [Peterson A31], some spotting to endpapers (3)


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Provenance

William S. Argent (bookplate) [first volume]; Sir John Stirling Maxwell (bookplate) [third volume]

English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations

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London